Guests
All properties in Waverley Gardens, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Cottage

Clarendon's Stables Cottage - A Quiet Garden Retreat for Couples or a Family!

Private host

Mountain accommodation with kitchen, near Sherbrooke Forest

  • Free WiFi
Provided by our partners at

Image gallery

  • Property Grounds
  • Property Grounds
  • Interior Detail
  • Bathroom
  • Property Grounds
Property Grounds. Image 1 of 21.
1 / 21Property Grounds
Waverley Gardens, VIC, Australia
10.0.Exceptional.
  • My friends and I spent one night in this lovely cottage, and had a really good time there…

    May 26, 2021

  • We were so impressed with the thoughtfulness and generosity of our hosts. The cottage was…

    Aug 13, 2018

See all 4 reviews

Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Contactless check-in is available

Entire cottage

  • 4 guests
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 2 beds
  • 1 bathroom
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Non-smoking
  • Air Conditioning

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
  • In a rural location
  • LCD TV
  • Mountain biking nearby

What’s around

  • In Sassafras
  • Dandenong Ranges - 1 min walk
  • Dandenongs - 1 min walk
  • Ferny Creek Bushland Reserve - 3 min walk
  • Sassafras G163 Bushland Reserve - 7 min walk
  • Dandenong Ranges National Park - 13 min walk

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1

1 Queen Bed

Bedroom 2

1 Queen Bed

Book this property and collect stamps after your stay

Remember, collect 10 stamps, get 1 reward* night

Enter dates for 2 guests

Guests

About this cottage

The enchanted grounds of Clarendon are just outside Sassafras Village - a truly delightful setting, tucked quietly away off the main Mount Dandenong Tourist Road.


Clarendon's luxury self contained cottage accommodation is private, peaceful and romantic.



Two acres of English country gardens and meadow nestle among a huge variety of beautiful century old trees. The Cottages are within easy walking distance of Sassafras Village and Sherbrooke Forest where you can see the lyrebirds foraging happily.



A gas log fire, double spa, fully equipped kitchen and private deck with BBQ are just some of the many features of our Stables Cottage.



Generous breakfast provisions such as cereals, milk, bacon, eggs, tomatoes, mushrooms, juices, fresh country bread, jams and butters are provided for the first 2 mornings of your stay as well as complimentary fruit, biscuits, port and chocolates and other treats.



THE STABLES COTTAGE - The Quiet Garden Retreat!



Featured here is our two bedroom Stables Cottage. It is ideal for one or two couples or a family of four and is available exclusively for your use.



Each of the bedrooms have luxurious queen size iron beds with electric blankets. The main bedroom has double French doors opening onto your own private deck. Just a heavenly place to wake up to the sounds of the kookaburras.



This luxury self contained cottage has reverse cycle air conditioning, a gas log fire, fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher, cosy lounge/dining area and beautifully appointed bathroom with double corner spa, separate shower and vanity.



The lounge area has twin 2-seater couches, a cosy gas log fire and reverse cycle air conditioner and a beautiful large picture window overlooking the garden down to a huge golden elm tree. A large LCD TV, DVD, CD/Radio and NETFLIX provides for your entertainment. There is free WiFi also.



The main deck with outdoor furniture and BBQ allows you to wind down while overlooking the gorgeous garden, watching the rosellas, parrots and cockatoos feed.



LOCATION



Clarendon Cottages is located just off the Mount Dandenong Tourist Road within easy walking distance of the popular Sassafras Village - the home of Miss Marples Teahouse & Sherbrooke Forest - the home of the Lyrebirds and close to the excellent shopping, cafes and restaurants of Sassafras, Olinda & Mt Dandenong Villages.



The Dandenong Ranges are centrally located to the Yarra Valley Wineries, Phillip Island and the Melbourne CBD and just 65-75 minutes drive from the Melbourne International Airport or 45-50 minutes from Melbourne CBD.



Melways reference: Page 66 D12.

Google Map link: https://g.page/clarendoncottages?share

Location

Waverley Gardens, VIC, Australia
  • In Sassafras
  • Dandenong Ranges - 1 min walk
  • Dandenongs - 1 min walk

What’s around

Landmarks

  • In Sassafras
  • Dandenong Ranges - 1 min walk
  • Dandenongs - 1 min walk
  • Ferny Creek Bushland Reserve - 3 min walk
  • Sassafras G163 Bushland Reserve - 7 min walk
  • Dandenong Ranges National Park - 13 min walk
  • Sassafras Creek Nature Conservation Reserve - 23 min walk
  • Alfred Nicolas Gardens - 26 min walk
  • Colehurst Crescent Reserve - 31 min walk
  • Olinda G165 Bushland Reserve - 33 min walk
  • Olinda G166 Bushland Reserve - 38 min walk

Getting around

  • Melbourne Airport (MEL) - 69 min drive
  • Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon) - 65 min drive
  • Melbourne Belgrave Station - 7 min drive
  • Melbourne Menzies Creek Station - 12 min drive
  • Melbourne Emerald Station - 16 min drive

The cottage

Key facts

  • Cottage (969 sq ft)
  • Free WiFi
  • Car recommended
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundromat nearby

Bedrooms

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Bedroom one - 1 queen bed
  • Bedroom two - 1 queen bed

Bathrooms

  • 1 bathroom
  • Full bathroom - 1 shower, 1 jetted bathtub, and 1 toilet

Kitchen

  • Dishwasher

Entertainment and recreation

  • LCD TV
  • Netflix
  • Streaming services
  • Outlet shopping nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Basketball nearby
  • Cycling nearby
  • Health or beauty spa nearby
  • Swimming nearby
  • Hiking nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Winery tours nearby

Outside

  • Deck
  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture

Things to know

House rules

  • Pets not allowed
  • Events/parties not allowed
  • No smoking
  • Max. guests: 4

Check-in and check-out

  • Check-in after 2:00 PM
  • Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check in instructions

  • You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions. You will also receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account which will enable you to manage your booking.

Fees & policies

The property is provided by our partners at Vrbo, an Expedia Group company. You’ll receive a confirmation email from Vrbo once you’ve completed your booking.

Arriving/leaving

  • You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions. You will also receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account which will enable you to manage your booking.
  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM

Required at check-in

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

Travelling with others

  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pets not allowed

Policies

  • This property is managed by a private host, not a professional engaged in trade or business.

    Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited.

    This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

    Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

    Contactless check-in is available.

  • This property is licensed under an applicable law.Property Registration Number 686HLTHD

Also known as

  • Clarendon's Stables Quiet Garden Retreat Couples or Family
  • Clarendon's Stables Quiet Garden Retreat Couples or Family

Host

  • Private host
  • This property is managed by a private host. Private hosts offer properties for booking not as a trade, business, or profession.

FAQs

  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • You can check in starting at 2:00 PM. Check-out time is 11:00 AM. Contactless check-in is available.
  • Yes. Nearby restaurants include King Henry Arts Cafe (8-min walk), Cuckoo (2.3 mi), and Olinda Cafe (2.5 mi).
  • Have fun with activities like cycling, hiking, and swimming, and practice your swing at the nearby golf course. Additional recreation nearby includes wildlife walks, basketball, and birdwatching. Clarendon's Stables Cottage - A Quiet Garden Retreat for Couples or a Family! also has a garden.
10.0.Exceptional.
  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Beautiful retreat

    What an impressive property, situated in the most beautiful and peaceful area. The property was very welcoming as were the hosts, everything was catered for you with special little touches, very comfortable and clean and beautifully decorated throughout.

    Jenny S., Other trip, Apr 19, 2021

    Verified Vrbo guest review

  • 10.0.Exceptional

    5 Star *****

    Great communication with owners. The cottage was in immaculate condition. Very cosy, clean and comfortable. Great attention to detail with quality products. Will definitely be back.

    Lambrini K., Other trip, Jun 23, 2020

    Verified Vrbo guest review

See all 4 reviews